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Monument record MDR12359 - Windmill (site of), Press Lane, Ashover

Type and Period (1)

  • (Victorian - 1840 AD? to 1890 AD?)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A windmill is shown on the Ashover Tithe Map of 1851 and on the 1st edition 25" OS map of c. 1880, where it is described as 'Windmill (Corn)'. (1, 2). A circular symbol is shown on the 2nd edition 25" OS map of 1899, but it is not named, suggesting the windmill had gone out of use by that date. (3) Nothing is shown on the 3rd edition. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: 1851. Ashover Tithe Map.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). Sheet XXX.6.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). Sheet XXX.6, 1899.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile). Sheet XXX.6.



Grid reference Centred SK 3694 6430 (13m by 12m)

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Record last edited

May 9 2011 1:26PM

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